In 1875, President Ulysses S. Grant issued an Executive Order that set aside eight reservations in San Diego County for the exclusive use of the Kumeyaay, including the Sycuan Reservation. In 1891 another Executive Order established an additional five Kumeyaay reservations.
We are pleased that you have taken the time to learn more about the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation.
Defining who or what Sycuan is can be difficult. We think you will come to find that Sycuan consists of many things and that Sycuan's identity is as unique as the people and traditions it consists of.